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Colorectal Surgery clinical trials at UC Health
1 research study open to new patients

  • Comparison of two TAP block approaches when used to control pain of colorectal post-operative patients

    “Transverse abdominus plane nerve block (TAP), ropivacaine, catheter or single injection TAP, liposomal bupivacaine, and no catheter”

    open to eligible people ages 18-90

    This is a prospective randomized study designed to compare the pain control from a single shot of liposomal bupivacaine (Exparel) against transversus abominus plane (TAP) catheters with ropivicaine bolus in patients undergoing elective colorectal surgery.

    at UC Davis

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